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Release Date: 08/14/2007 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000917202   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Lilya ZilbersteinAndrei GavrilovMarianne EklöfBarbara Bonney,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanNeeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraGothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Lilya Zilberstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
3.
Norwegian Dance(s) by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Norway 
4.
Songs (12) from Haugtussa, EG 152: no 12, Cow call by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895 
5.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 4, Notturno by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
6.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 3, Troll's March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
7.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 2, Last spring by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
8.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 15, Arabian Dance by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Marianne Eklöf (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
9.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 18, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Norway 
10.
From Holberg's Time, Op. 40 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
11.
In Autumn Overture, Op. 11 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866/1887; Norway 
12.
Symphonic Dances (4), Op. 64: no 2, Allegretto grazioso by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896-1897; Norway 
13.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 1, Butterfly by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
14.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
15.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
16.
Romances (6), Op. 39: no 1, From Monte Pincio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Norway 
17.
Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
18.
Sigurd Jorsalfar Suite, Op. 56: Homage March by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1892; Norway 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 1. Morning Mood
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 2. The Death Of Aase
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 3. Anitra's Dance
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 4. In The Hall Of The Mountain King
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16: 1. Allegro molto moderato
Piano Concerto In A Minor, Op.16: 2. Adagio - attacca
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16: 3. Allegro moderato molto e marcato - Quasi presto - Andante maestoso
4 Norwegian Dances, Op.35: No. 2 in A (Allegretto tranquillo e grazioso)
Two Nordic Melodies, Op.63: 2. Cowkeeper's tune and country dance
Lyric Pieces, Op.54: 4. Notturno
Lyric Pieces, Op.54: 3. March Of The Dwarfs
Two Elegiac Melodies, Op.34: 2. The Last Spring
Peer Gynt, Op.23 - Incidental Music: No.15. Arabian dance
Peer Gynt, Op.23 - Incidental Music: No.19. Solveig's song
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 1. Präludium (Allegro vivace)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 2. Sarabande (Andante)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 3. Gavotte (Allegretto) - Musette (poco più mosso) - Gavotte
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 4. Air (Andante religioso)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 5. Rigaudon (Allegro con brio)
In Autumn op.11: Andante - Allegro agitato - Allegro marcato e maestoso
Symphonic Dances, Op.64: 2. Allegretto grazioso
Lyric Pieces III, Op.43: 1. Butterfly
Lyric Pieces III, Op.43: 6. To The Spring
Lyric Pieces, op.65: 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Fra Monte Pincio (From Monte Pincio), Op.39, No.1
"Hjertets Melodier" af H.C. Andersen op.5 - "The Heart's Melodies" by Hans Christian Andersen: 3. Jeg elsker Dig - I Love You
Sigurd Jorsalfar, Three Orchestral Pieces Op.56: 3. Homage March (Op.22 No.4)

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